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Live on Teachers.Net: January 2008

This Month's Live Teacher Chat Schedule
Regular feature in the Gazette
January 1, 2008
Teachers.Net hosts daily live teacher meetings in our teacher chat rooms. Meeting topics include grade level teachers, curriculum, professional and special interest groups, and a wide variety of special topics of interest. Join your colleagues and friends and drop in for a chat! Check the schedule for the date and time, and stop by the Teachers.Net Meeting Room. For daily alerts of all live meetings and chats, be sure to sign up to the Teachers.Net Events Mailring, just one of over 100 teacher mailrings available from Teachers.Net.


Teachers.Net Live Chat Meetings Schedule: January, 2008
1/1Special Topic: Resolutions for the remainder of this school year
1/2First Grade Teachers' Chat Meeting
1/3Primary Literacy Teachers' Chat Meeting
1/4NBPTS Excep. Needs Candidates' Chat Meeting
1/52pm NBPTS MC Gen Chat. At 4pm NBPTS EC GEN Chat. At 8pm NBPTS MS Chat
1/67 pm ET Childcare Teachers' Chat Meeting
1/7Substitute Teachers' Chat Meeting (first & third Mondays of each month)
1/8Early Childhood Teachers (every Tuesday)
1/9Second Grade Teachers' Chat Meeting
1/10School Technology Coordinators' Chat Meeting
1/11NBPTS Excep. Needs Candidates' Chat Meeting
1/122pm NBPTS MC Gen Chat. At 4pm NBPTS EC GEN Chat. At 8pm NBPTS MS Chat
1/131 pm ET DOD Teachers' Chat Meeting
1/14Foreign Language Teachers' Chat Meeting
1/15Early Childhood Teachers' Chat Meeting (every Tuesday)
1/16Third Grade Teachers' Chat Meeting
1/17Special Education Teachers' Chat Meeting
1/18NBPTS Excep. Needs Candidates' Chat Meeting
1/192pm NBPTS MC Gen Chat. At 4pm NBPTS EC GEN Chat. At 8pm NBPTS MS Chat
1/207 pm ET Book Talk Meeting
1/21Substitute Teachers' Chat Meeting (first & third Mondays of each month)
1/22Early Childhood Teachers' Chat Meeting (every Tuesday)
1/23Grades 4 & 5 Teachers' Chat Meeting
1/24Secondary English and Literature Teachers' Chat
1/25NBPTS Excep. Needs Candidates' Chat Meeting
1/262pm NBPTS MC Gen Chat. At 4pm NBPTS EC GEN Chat. At 8pm NBPTS MS Chat
1/271 pm ET Higher Education Professors' & Instructors' Chat Meeting
1/28Kindergarten Teachers' Chat
1/29Early Childhood Teachers' Chat Meeting (every Tuesday)
1/30Middle School Teachers' Chat Meeting
1/31History/Civics/Social Studies Teachers' Chat
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January, 2008

January, 2008

Cover Story

Wrapping the Year with Rap!

A few years ago, Alex was having a hard time teaching Algebra. The students would not pay attention, do their work, or retain a simple math formula. But, he noticed the students could recite every word of a new hip-hop song on the radio....

By Harry & Rosemary Wong


Teaching Literacy

Validating Writers to Motivate Them

4 Blocks literacy guru Cheryl Sigmon adds a new contribution to her collection of over 100 articles featured on Teachers.Net

By Cheryl Sigmon

Promoting Learning

Understanding Boys

Whereas good relationships are important to girls, success is more important to boys....

By Dr. Marvin Marshall

Instant Ideas for Busy Teachers

Six Easy Resolutions for 2008

These resolutions are a snap to keep and will make your teaching life easier!

By Barbara & Sue Gruber

The Busy Educator
The Busy Educator's Monthly Five

Five new websites for educators that are easy to read, simple to use and worthwhile to know

By Marjan Glavac

Ed-Tech Talk

Becoming the Technology Leader and the Electronic Janitor?

Do you want to be a technology leader or do you want to be left alone?

By Dr. Rob Reilly


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Teachers.Net Recommends - Free Drawings for Teachers, Students

This month we discovered a new web-based resource for kids, parents and teachers - offers more than two thousand cartoon style drawings FREE for teachers....

Featured Lessons
Martin Luther King Lesson Plans

Just in time for the Martin Luther King celebration, we present eight MLK lesson plans from the Teachers.Net Lesson Bank

Teachers.Net Favorite
3-D Snowflake Craft Project

From the January, 2003 Gazette, one of our most requested craft project ideas ever.

By Mizletts

Streaming Video
Teachers.Net Video Bytes

What does a teacher make? Science Experiment: CO2 Is Heavier Than Air; What is the Multiple Intelligence Theory? Teaching English with Games; What Teaching is to Me; Early Literacy Activity: Egg Carton Game


52 Character Building Thoughts

52 thoughts designed to help children build character

By Leah Davies

Keep Your Sub Afloat

In the teaching profession, the only thing harder than being in the classroom everyday is not being in the classroom for even a single day

By Tifany Grizzle

Mentoring Pre-service Teachers

Special educator Susan Rismiller offers a collaborative approach to improving the practice of teaching

By Susan Rismiller

Planning to Present a Workshop? Here's How!

Teachers know the importance of developing carefully thought out and structured lesson plans for teaching students. Hal Portner offers advice for structuring effective workshops as well.

By Hal Portner

Book Excerpt

Teach Like Your Hair's on Fire

From the inspiring roadmap that encourages parents and teachers to look beyond discipline and to bring passion, excellence, and joy back into education.

By Rafe Esquith

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